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FIFA Fair Play Award: France in the lead

  • The French team are leading the FIFA Fairplay award table

  • The overall goal average is slightly lower than in 2002

  • Germany, Portugal and Brazil won all three games while 4 points were enough for Mexico and Australia to go through

  • 9 out of 12 penalties were converted

These and other FIFA World Cup stats and facts from matches 1-48 can be found below:

Statistical wrap-up after the group stage

FIFA Communications Division

Berlin, 24 June 2006